So Long to Summer 5K/10K & Family Fun Trek 

with RNK Running & Walking

The So Long to Summer 5K/10K & Family Fun Trek is a great event to grab your friends and family to run or walk and celebrate the last bit of summer. 
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Date:        Saturday, Aug. 12, 2017
Time:        10K: 8 a.m.
                  5K: 8:05 a.m.
                  Family Fun Trek: 8:10 a.m.
Location:  Salisbury Park
Rate:         5K: $25 Early registration (until July. 9, 2017)
                         $30 Pre-registration (until Aug. 9, 2017 at noon)
                         $40 Walk-up/race-day
                10K: $35 Early registration (until July. 9, 2017)
                         $40 Pre-registration (until Aug. 9, 2017 at noon)
                         $50 Walk-up/race-day
                 Family Fun Trek: $15 Pre-registration (until Aug. 9, 2017 at noon)
                         $25 Walk-up/race-day
Part of the Parker Parks and Recreation Run Series, this sanctioned event is professionally timed (5K and 10K.) The Family Trek is about 1.3 miles of laid-back, outdoorsy fun. Registered participants will receive a race tech shirt, a delicious post-race pancake breakfast and a chance to win prizes. The overall male/female finishers, as well as the top three finishers in each of the following divisions of the 5K and 10K will be awarded: 12 and under, 13-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59 and 60+. All results are determined using "gun time," meaning the timing starts simultaneously for all participants in the category. The FREE Kids' Dash follows the race for children 8 and under; no registration necessary.

Race Courses

The So Long to Summer 5K/10K & Family Fun Trek is held at Salisbury Park. View a detailed map to find routes, parking, water stations and more.

Race Packet Pickup

Date: Friday, Aug. 11
5 to 7 p.m.
Location: RNK Running & Walking, 13019 S. Parker Rd. in Parker
Packet pickup is also available at the event beginning at 7 a.m.

Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer opportunities are available. For more information or to sign up, visit the Volunteer Connect Douglas County website.

Additional Event and Sponsorship Information

This event is held rain, snow or shine. Refunds will not be issued. Strollers and leashed dogs are welcome but must remain on the right side of the trail at all times. Parking is limited, please carpool. For additional event information, contact Charlie Rhode at For sponsorship information, please contact Jaime Vollertsen at 303.805.3267 or at
View our video to see how much fun we have! Enjoy photos from past events on the Parks and Recreation Facebook page.

Thank you to our 2017 event sponsors:

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   Parker-Lifestsyle    Parker Performance Clinic logo    Southeast Christian Church logo   
CO-Foot-and-Ankle                lifetimeWindows
dreamdinners             kneaders
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